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Table 1 General learning objectives of the international child health elective, and numbers of residents who declared they had achieved these goals at the end of the elective

From: International Child Health Elective for Pediatric Residents

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Learn how to diagnose and manage the most common pediatric tropical diseases 14/14
Learn how to practice medicine in settings of limited resources 14/14
Gain insight into the world of international medical cooperation 10/14
Acquire empathy and experience in addressing the health care needs of underserved communities through exposure to alternative modes of heath care delivery and resource allocation 13/14
Develop professional values through exposure to different philosophies of medical ethics, relationships and child rights 13/14